Letters from the West

June 2, 2014

Even with low carbon footprint, Idaho faces 33 percent carbon reduction

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency released state carbon reduction goals Monday, with Idaho's set at 33 percent by 2030.

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Rocky Barker is the energy and environment reporter for the Idaho Statesman and has been writing about the West since 1985. He is the author of several books, including "Scorched Earth How the Fires of Yellowstone Changed America," "The Flyfisher's Guide to Idaho" and "The Wingshooter's Guide to Idaho."